Move over Great Khali and Jinder Mahal, internet's new favourite wrestler is India's first female WWE fighter, Haryana's Kavita Devi.
Be it WWE or other fighting sports, Indians have created a niche for themselves. Case in point is Geeta Phogat, a freestyle wrestler who was the first Indian to qualify for the Commonwealth Games and the Olympics. Now, Kavita Devi's kicks and moves are the talk of the town since she took up the happening sport.
But it is for another reason that she has become a sweetheart of the netizens. Her video showing her fighting in the ring, wearing a salwaar kameez, has become viral. It is one of the highest trending videos on YouTube now.
Kavita Devi can be seen fighting Dakota Kai. Though she lost the match, she won many hearts.
Usually, wrestlers are seen in minimal tight fitted short comfortable dresses. But who says that a salwaar kameez is not comfortable?
The fact that this Indian girl proudly took this piece of ethnic clothing on an international platform like WWE shows Kavita Devi's comfort with her body and her own style of dressing .
When an athlete shows courage in trying out something different from the set dress codes, it actually raises eyebrows and is a topic of curiosity. See the video for yourself to see how this fitness queen kicks it in a salwaar kameez.